Instructions For your Senior Capstone Project, you will be responsible for investigating an issue within the Criminal Justice system and discussing proposed solutions to fix the issue. Your Capstone is meant to be a comprehensive and in-depth investigation of an issue within the justice system, keep this in mind when writing. Given the length of […]
6213-GOVT-2306-Texas Government-S1-14481 Description Answer the following questions and submit your answers as detailed in the syllabus. This means following the formatting rules. Points will be deducted for not following the rules. Also, remember, this is a Texas government course, all of your examples and references should be about Texas. Each answer should be no less […]
The short legislative session and low pay have consequences for policy outcomes. Should we make the legislature a full-time, full-pay “professional” political body?
Description Texas has always sought to leave the power with the people as much as possible, thereby limiting the power of the government. In the legislature, we have a part time legislature made up of the citizenry. Do you think this is still applicable and appropriate today or are problems so complicated that we need […]
How might we measure the strength of bicameralism in a legislature? What effects does the strength of bicameralism have on the operation and legitimacy of legislatures? Discuss with reference to one example of a strong bicameral legislature and one example of a weak bicameral legislature.
Big Sugar, Lake Okeechobee, and Florida’s Water Recent years have seen voter mandates to the Florida Legislature to deal with Everglades protection, dramatic videos of Summer time green slime outbreaks on both of South Florida’s coasts, and considerable infighting in the Legislature over whether or not to deal with the growing crisis in South Florida’s […]
Government in Action Observation and Report (25 points): Students earn points by observing at least one government activity/meeting. Meeting options include, but are not limited to, the following: City council County commission Tribal government Report Format: To earn the points associated with this assignment, students write a brief review (approximately 3 pages, double-spaced) linking the […]
Question: “The actus reus required for inchoate offences has given rise to much inconsistency and is in dire need of being clarified, either by the courts or by the legislature.” Critically discuss. Regarding the additional materials: The first document ‘Essay summative’ is the question in word The second document ‘Inchoate Offence notes’ is my lecture […]